Behind the facade of the factory, you will discover all about the stories that are woven around Sugar, which was for long the main activity on the island. This place keeps track of human activities embedded in time for five centuries. It is like a mirror in which the local community can be seen nicely enabling you to try to understand the component of the Mauritian society.
Around the technical equipment used in the manufacture of sugar, you will discover:the mysterious entrance with the birth of the island, the story of sugar through the ages,the history of Mauritius, Sugar Routes, economic exchanges throughout the world through the history of Sugar. You will also see the video: ”Memory of Slavery”
A visit to the Village Boutique, where you will enjoy the special Mauritian Sugar and Rum, is a must! You will find handcrafted souvenirs made of sugar cane and candy.The restaurant Fangourin allows you at any time to have tasty Mauritian cuisine in the beautiful landscape of Beau Plan.
Two mascots Raj and Floryse will guide children along with questions and answers.They will also enjoy the whistle of ”Roads of sugar”, the locomotive.